Statement on the Pittsburgh Attack

The Muslim Council of Peel (MCP) sends its deepest condolences to the Jewish community after the massacre of 11 worshipers at the Tree of Life synagogue in the United States. We are sending our prayers for recovery and well being of those who are injured physically and all those who are impacted by this criminal […]

For Immediate Release: We Stand with the Danforth

July 23, 2018-Mississauga The Muslim Council of Peel expresses shock and dismay over the shooting in Toronto last night. The Council unequivocally condemns this horrific act of violence. We grieve the senseless loss of life alongside the Danforth community. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, their families and the first responders.

For Immediate Release: Violent Attack on Mississauga Muslim Family being Investigated as a Hate Motivated Assault

Mississauga-July 18, 2018 The Muslim Council of Peel expresses deep concern over the increasing violent nature of hate motivated attacks on innocent Canadian-Muslims. Muhammed Abu Marzouk and his friend, Fuat Yücel, were the latest victims of a brutal attack motivated by hate Sunday night at the Mississauga Valley Community Centre and Park. Abu Marzouk was viciously punched and […]

MCP mourns the 10 lives lost in this senseless act of terror

The Muslim Council of Peel mourns the 10 lives lost in this senseless act of terror and offers its heartfelt support to victims and survivors. We call upon our member organizations to offer a special prayer this Friday for the deceased, the injured and surviving family members. We also recognize our member organization, Dawanet, for […]

Media Advisory- Muslim Council of Peel, March 25th, 2018

Media Advisory Muslim Council of Peel March 25th, 2018 On Thursday March 22nd, 2018 around 5:20pm Sandra Solomon came to Masjid Dar-Al Tawheed where she ripped pages of a Quran, and placed them on windshields of congregants while they were praying. In addition, she left hateful literature on cars as well. She then proceeded inside […]

Vigil to remember victims and stand in solidarity against hate.

For Immediate Release   Mayors Crombie and Jeffrey, Interfaith Leaders and Community Members Stand in Solidarity on the First Anniversary of the Quebec Mosque Shooting   January 26, 2018-Mississauga A Call to Action: Attend vigil on Monday evening to remember victims and to stand in solidarity against hate! January 29 marks 1 year since the […]

Muslim Community Presents $25,000 to Mayor Crombie’s 1 Bag Challenge for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Muslim Community Presents $25,000 to Mayor Crombie’s 1 Bag Challenge for the Mississauga Food Bank.

Mississauga-October 15, 2017 Muslim Council of Peel Collaborates with its member organizations and community members to raise over $25,000 for Mayor Bonnie Crombie’s food drive in support of the Mississauga Food Bank. Dawanet, Masjid Al-Farooq, Muslim Neighbour Nexus, Sayeda Khadija Centre, SeekersHub Toronto and National Zakat Foundation all contributed to this grand total. 63,000 meals […]